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Details of extension .wiz

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .wiz file?
  • Which program can create the .wiz file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .wiz format?
  • What can convert .wiz files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .wiz extension?
Microsoft Word Wizard .wiz file icon

Microsoft Word Wizard

WIZ file is a Microsoft Word Wizard. Microsoft Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Word
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/msword
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Word AutoRecovery File
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Microsoft Word Document Template
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Microsoft Word Add-In
WordStar 2000 Document
Pocket Word Document

Other types of files may also use the .wiz file extension. If you have helpful information about .wiz extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .wiz filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

diz (1), wzi (1), woz (1), wkz (1), wis (1), wi (1), qiz (1), eiz (1), aiz (1), wz (1), wlz (1), wix (1), wia (1), siz (1), iwz (1)

Can't open a .wiz file?

If you want to open a .wiz file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .wiz association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wiz

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android